Chef Matt Jennings to Deliver the Keynote Address at the Food Tourism Conference

I'm incredibly excited that Chef Matt Jennings of Providence's Farmstead will be delivering the keynote address at the Food Tourism Conference in September. Matt is one of Providence's hottest culinary talents.

Matt Jennings

In a recent blogpost, I explained why we chose Providence as the host city for the nation's first food tourism conference. So as we set about looking for a keynote speaker for this event that focuses on local cuisines, it only made sense to seek out a local chef. I'm incredibly excited that Chef Matt Jennings of Providence's Farmstead will be delivering the keynote address at the Food Tourism Conference in September. Matt is one of Providence's hottest culinary talents. Among his many accolades:

  • Short List Nominee, James Beard Foundation Award for Best Chef Northeast (2011, 2012)
  • 40 Under 40 Big Thinkers, Food & Wine (2010)
  • Winner, Cochon 555: Boston (2009-2011)
  • One of Mother Nature Network
Published February 28th, 2013